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ADL/Foxman’s Proclamation “Case Closed” and AIPAC’s Silence on “Chickens–t” Insult Are Troubling

The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) is deeply troubled by and disagrees with the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) Abe Foxman’s publicly proclaiming that the case is “closed” on a senior Obama official publicly calling Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu a “chickens–t.” The White House’s weak public statement that this ugly slur and insult was “inappropriate” and “counterproductive” […]

Let’s Stop Acting As If Abbas Is Peace Partner

The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) has pointed to new examples of Palestinian Authority (PA)‘s Holocaust-denying dictator (no elections since elected for a 4-year term in 2005) Mahmoud Abbas supporting the murder of Jews and praising their perpetrators. The ZOA believes that we should cease acting as though Abbas is a peace partner –– he’s […]

Mr. President, Quash Rumors of Supporting ‘Palestine’ on Security Council

The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) has called upon President Barack Obama to publicly quash rumors that he will abandon Israel in the United Nations Security Council and permit a resolution to pass awarding UN membership to ‘Palestine,’ by publicly stating that the United States, in accordance with long-standing U.S. policy, will veto any such […]

Poll: Only 16% of Israelis Regard Obama More Pro-Israel Than Pro-Palestinian

A new poll has shown that only 16% of Israelis believe President Barack Obama’s Administration is more pro-Israel than pro-Palestinian. The poll, conducted by Smith Research, which was taken shortly after reports that an unnamed official in the Obama Administration had called Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu a “chickens..t,” also found that 53% consider the […]

Obama Spokesman Dodges & Weaves On Ugly Netanyahu Name-Calling

The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) has expressed deep concern over the refusal of the White House to condemn, apologize for and fire the Obama Administration official who was quoted by the Atlantic’s Jeffrey Goldberg as describing Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu as a “chickens..t.” The ZOA believes that, if the Obama Administration genuinely disagreed […]

ZOA Horrified at Haaretz Cartoon

T Thursday, October 30, 2014 — Today, the left-wing Haaretz newspaper in Israel published a disgraceful cartoon without caption by Amos Biderman, depicting Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu piloting a plane, marked “ISRAEL,” into a skyscraper resembling a World Trade Center tower.  ZOA National Chairman of the Board Dr. Michael Goldblatt has issued the following statement:  “We […]

Obama Must Apologize For and Fire Official Who Called Netanyahu “Chickens..t”

The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) has expressed deep concern about the Obama Administration over numerous, recent incidents of bias against and hostility to Israel. It has also called on President Obama to name, condemn and fire the Administration official who was quoted by the Atlantic’s Jeffrey Goldberg, who is understood to have excellent contacts […]

ZOA Wins Second Website Design Award In 2014 Competition

Z OA, the oldest and one of the largest pro-Israel organizations in the United States, today announced that it has been awarded Outstanding Achievement in Website Development by the Interactive Media Awards™ (IMA) for The honor recognizes that the site met and surpassed the basic standards of excellence that comprise the web’s most professional […]

ZOA Named Silver Award Winner in 2014 International Davey Awards

The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) has been named a Silver Award winner in the “political” category in the International Davey Awards competition.  The Davey Awards is an international creative award honoring exclusively outstanding creative work from the best small firms worldwide. Winners of the 2014 international digital design competition were announced by the Academy […]

New Poll: Israelis Believe Pres. Obama’s Nuclear Deal With Iran Will Hurt Israel

A new poll has shown that Israelis are overwhelmingly of the view that President Barack Obama’s impending nuclear deal with Iran will hurt Israel. According to a New Wave poll, conducted for the newspaper, Yisrael Hayom, 48% of Israelis believe President Obama’s nuclear  deal with Iran will prove to be harmful to Israel, while only […]